Computer Mouse R.I.P. In Five Years, Experts Say

Is the end of the venerable computer mouse at hand?

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BigKev453772d ago

I'll just use my penis to move the curser then.

Overr8ed3772d ago

haha, funny bubble 4 you... yea i dont see it leaving for a while.

JsonHenry3771d ago

I hope not. I get to tired to use anything buy a mouse or gamepad sometimes. All this motion control stuff is cool. But not when you are winding down for the evening.

TheIneffableBob3772d ago (Edited 3772d ago )

Touch screens and pointing devices like the Wiimote may seem cool and may look like they are the future, but they're not quite as versatile as the mouse. Also, they both will be tiring to use for extended periods of time.

Voiceofreason3771d ago

They are also extremely light. You don't hold a controller for hours on end now when gaming?

TheIneffableBob3771d ago

The difference between a controller and a pointing device is that with a controller, you're using it in a rested position. With a pointing device, you're pointing it at the screen, and to do that you have to lift your arm in the air.

Azurite3772d ago

As an expert I say they're wrong.
Unless we get "Matrix like" input to control things with our brain(perfectly) the mouse is here to stay.

solidsnakus3772d ago

lol. they can say anything really..."exeperts say wii, 360 and ps3 will all die off due to the tremendous superiority of pc gaming."

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